Perth is one of the favourite destinations for many Bhutanese students wanting to pursue higher educational degrees like Masters and PhD, or vocational trainings. There are four major universities and numerous vocational institutes that cater to any educational needs Bhutanese students want to pursue. Moreover, getting student visa is also one of the main pathways to making a living and settling in Perth in long run.

The following are website links to educational institutes in WA:

Higher Education


Education Training International (ETI) –
(ETI is the parent institute responsible for recruitment and admission of international students into WA’s vocational institutes. ETI’s website gives you complete information about all vocational training courses that are available, but you can also visit individual vocational institute’s websites for more information)


Australia government also offers various scholarships to prospective students from all over the world, Bhutan being one of the major recipients over the last many years.

The following are website links to major scholarship information:

  • Bhutanese children learn Dzongkha, 2014
  • Gyeltshen Trulku Rinpoche gives Buddhist teachings to Bhutanese in Perth, 2015
  • A group of Bhutanese getting ready for an event, in true Bhutanese way.